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Peterborough Coronavirus (COVID-19) News

Spike in Covid-19 jab appointment bookings as late 30s offered vaccine

Spike in Covid-19 jab appointment bookings as late 30s offered vaccine

Peterborough Covid-19 vaccine centres will be welcoming people in their late 30s over the next few weeks, and the uptake across the city and the rest of the country has been strong.
Half of all Peterborough neighbourhoods virtually Covid free

Half of all Peterborough neighbourhoods virtually Covid free

More than half of Peterborough areas reported between 0-2 coronavirus cases in the week to May 9, according to the latest Public Health England figures.
Portugal will welcome UK holidaymakers from Monday

Portugal will welcome UK holidaymakers from Monday

From May 17, Portugal will be on the green list for the UK, and now Portugal's ministers have confirmed that people from the UK will be welcomed in.
End of life care in Peterborough to be improved following concerns

End of life care in Peterborough to be improved following concerns

The NHS will make improvements to the end of life services as a priority for people in Peterborough and Cambridgeshire, Healthwatch has said.
Covid-19 vaccines have prevented at least 33,000 hospital admissions

Covid-19 vaccines have prevented at least 33,000 hospital admissions

Covid-19 vaccines have so far prevented at least 33,000 hospital admissions in England and saved almost 12,000 older people’s lives, new data suggests.
Mapped: Vaccine rollout variation across Peterborough neighbourhoods

Mapped: Vaccine rollout variation across Peterborough neighbourhoods

Double the number of residents in Yaxley and Stanground have received vaccines than in North Bretton and Werrington - but all Peterborough areas have seen at least 3,000 residents vaccinated.
More than two-fifths of 40-44 year olds received first jab in Peterborough

More than two-fifths of 40-44 year olds received first jab in Peterborough

Almost 45,000 people in Peterborough are now considered fully vaccinated, according to the latest NHS England figures.
Latest county Covid infection rates as government outreach workers visit city

Latest county Covid infection rates as government outreach workers visit city

Peterborough's Covid-19 rate remains above national average, but is well outside the top 30 local authority areas in England.
Who can book their Covid-19 vaccine from today?

Who can book their Covid-19 vaccine from today?

People aged 38 to 39 in England can book their Covid-19 vaccine from this morning, May 13, pregnant women can now also book their vaccine.
Covid-19 rules: What can't reopen on Monday?

Covid-19 rules: What can't reopen on Monday?

Pubs, restaurants, theatres and hotels will be allowed to fully reopen from next Monday – but what businesses will continue to face restrictions?